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Stop and Frisk Ruling

De Blasio Makes Major Stop-And-Frisk Announcement

AP | Posted 01.31.2014 | New York

NEW YORK (AP) — The new mayor on Thursday delivered on his campaign promise to reform stop-and-frisk police tactics, agreeing to the appointment of ...

NYC Moves To Vacate Stop-And-Frisk Ruling

AP | JAKE PEARSON | Posted 11.10.2013 | New York

NEW YORK -- NEW YORK (AP) — Attorneys for New York City asked a federal appeals court Saturday to vacate a judge's orders that require the police de...

A Mayor De Blasio Would Let Stop-And-Frisk Ruling Stand

AP | COLLEEN LONG and LARRY NEUMEISTER | Posted 11.01.2013 | New York

NEW YORK -- NEW YORK (AP) — A federal appeals court block of a judge's ruling that found the New York Police Department's stop-and-frisk policy disc...

Stop-And-Frisk Ruling BLOCKED

AP | LARRY NEUMEISTER | Posted 10.31.2013 | New York

NEW YORK -- NEW YORK (AP) — A federal appeals court on Thursday blocked a judge's order requiring changes to the New York Police Department's stop-a...

NYC Attorney To Appeals Court: Block Stop-And-Frisk Ruling

AP | LARRY NEUMEISTER | Posted 10.30.2013 | New York

NEW YORK -- NEW YORK (AP) — A federal judge's conclusion that New York City police officers sometimes violate the constitution when they stop and fr...

5 Reasons That New York Post Editorial on Stop And Frisk Is Bullshit

Christopher Mathias | Posted 11.20.2013 | New York
Christopher Mathias

The gist of this anonymously-sourced "journalism" is this: that a federal judge's ruling last month -- which said that the NYPD's use of stop and frisk is unconstitutional -- might be responsible for an uptick in gun violence over the last month.

Study: Stop And Frisk Has Led To Mistrust Of NYPD

Posted 09.19.2013 | New York

The New York City Police Department's use of the stop-and-frisk tactic has so badly damaged some communities' trust in police, according to a new stud...

INFOGRAPHIC: The Stop-And-Frisk Election

The Huffington Post | Chris Mathias And Inae Oh | Posted 11.11.2013 | New York

Every New York City mayoral candidate has had to answer one question: What would you do about stop and frisk? [SCROLL DOWN FOR INFOGRAPHIC] On o...

NYPD Could Have Two, Separate Watchdogs

AP | JENNIFER PELTZ | Posted 10.19.2013 | New York

NEW YORK — After years of burnishing a reputation as one of the nation's most potent police forces, the New York Police Department appears poise...

NYC Appeals Stop-And-Frisk Ruling

AP | COLLEEN LONG | Posted 08.16.2013 | New York

NEW YORK -- New York City officials have taken the first step in appealing a federal judge's ruling imposing reforms on the police department's stop-a...

City Readies Appeal Of Stop-And-Frisk Ruling

AP | Posted 10.16.2013 | New York

NEW YORK — New York City officials say they're about to take the first step in appealing a federal judge's ruling imposing reforms on the police...

10 Things You Should Know About This Week's Stop and Frisk Decision

Kate Rubin | Posted 10.15.2013 | New York
Kate Rubin

Real safety comes from a police department that follows the law and respects people's fundamental rights, building trust with communities rather than undermining it. This week's historic ruling is a tremendous step in the right direction.

Bloomberg Is Not Happy With NYPD Body Camera Plan

AP | COLLEEN LONG | Posted 08.14.2013 | New York

NEW YORK -- Police officers around the country have been able to protect themselves against citizen complaints by wearing tiny body cameras, but a fed...

Colbert Sarcastically Laments Stop-And-Frisk Ruling

Posted 08.14.2013 | Comedy

New York will soon be "teeming with unfrisked black and/or Hispanic people," and Stephen Colbert is (sarcastically) terrified. Find out how the "u...

Stop-And-Frisk Criticism A Boost For De Blasio?

Posted 08.13.2013 | New York

A majority of likely voters in the Democratic primary for New York City mayor believe the NYPD's use of stop-and-frisk tactics is "excessive" and hara...

Cameras On Cops? It Worked In California

| Posted 10.13.2013 | New York

By Patrick Wall, Jeff Mays and James Fanelli NEW YORK CITY — The NYPD opposes court-ordered plans to equip its patrol cops with video cameras,...

Six Bogus Things Bloomberg Said About Stop And Frisk

Gothamist | Posted 10.13.2013 | New York

Yesterday Mayor Bloomberg, NYPD Commissioner Ray Kelly, and Corporation Counsel Michael Cardozo gathered at City Hall to excoriate the recent federal ...

PHOTO: NY Paper FREAKS OUT After Stop-And-Frisk Ruling

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 10.13.2013 | Media

It's always strange to see the New York Daily News be less restrained than the New York Post, but that's what happened on the day after a federal judg...

Christopher Mathias

Bloomberg To Appeal Stop-And-Frisk Decision | Christopher Mathias | Posted 08.12.2013 | New York

Mayor Michael Bloomberg said Monday he plans to appeal a landmark ruling that the NYPD's stop-and-frisk tactic has violated the rights of thousands of...

Stop-And-Frisk Ruling Draws Scrutiny Of Quinn

The Huffington Post | Posted 08.12.2013 | New York

Democratic New York City mayoral candidates applauded a landmark stop-and-frisk decision Monday, hailing Judge Shira Scheindlin's call for a federal ...

Judge Rules Against Stop And Frisk

Posted 08.12.2013 | New York

A judge has ruled that the NYPD's controversial use of the stop-and-frisk tactic violated the rights of thousands of New Yorkers, The New York Times r...